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La momia azteca contra el robot humano (1958)

A mad doctor builds a robot in order to steal a valuable Aztec treasure from a tomb guarded by a centuries-old living mummy.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ramón Gay ...
Rosita Arenas ...
Flor Almada / Xochitl
Crox Alvarado ...
Luis Aceves Castañeda ...
Jorge Mondragón ...
Dr. Sepúlveda (archive footage)
Arturo Martínez ...
Tierno
Emma Roldán ...
Maria, the housekeeper
Julián de Meriche ...
Comandante (as Julien de Meriche)
Salvador Lozano
Jaime González Quiñones ...
Pepe Almada (as Jaime Quiñones)
Ángel Di Stefani ...
Popoca, the Mummy (as Angelo De Steffani)
Adolfo Rojas ...
The Human Robot
Jesús Murcielago Velázquez ...
El Murciélago (as Murcielago Velazquez)
Enrique Yáñez ...
Esbirro del Murciélago
Guillermo Hernández ...
Esbirro del Murciélago (as Lobo Negro)
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A mad doctor builds a robot in order to steal a valuable Aztec treasure from a tomb guarded by a centuries-old living mummy.

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A monstrous nightmare - Terror turned loose in a fight to the Death! See more »


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The Robot vs. the Aztec Mummy  »

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In the fight scene near the end, a gun is clearly discharged several times, but no matching sound is heard. See more »

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Followed by Las luchadoras vs el robot asesino (1969) See more »

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Lots of fun for fans of mummies and ancient curses
2 February 2001 | by (New Orleans, Louisiana) – See all my reviews

Yet another K. Gordon Murray import from Mexico aimed mainly at kids, but actually fun for anyone who fancies humanoid robots controlled by mad scientists, or ambulatory mummies. It entertains on about the same level as those old movie serials. Great black and white photography, nice ominous atmosphere. All the actors offer sincere performances, but deserving of special honourable mention is Luis Aceves Castaneda as the gleefully wicked Dr. Krupp; rarely has an actor enjoyed a mad scientist role so much! The English dubbing is another matter, but if you enjoy old-fashioned mummy/musty crypt horror films, you could do worse.


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